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Der Schoene Brunnen

Hauptmarkt, Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“good luck” (23 reviews)
“brass ring” (12 reviews)
“liberal arts” (5 reviews)
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Hauptmarkt, Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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"good luck"
in 23 reviews
"brass ring"
in 12 reviews
"liberal arts"
in 5 reviews
"lovely fountain"
in 4 reviews
"market square"
in 8 reviews
"opposite sides"
in 2 reviews
"an early morning visit"
in 2 reviews
"approximately meters"
in 2 reviews
"wrought iron"
in 3 reviews
"old town"
in 12 reviews
"worth a quick stop"
in 2 reviews
"holy roman empire"
in 7 reviews
"fourteenth century"
in 2 reviews
"gothic cathedral"
in 2 reviews
"taking pictures"
in 2 reviews
"located right"
in 3 reviews
"gothic style"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

gold clock that chimes and little people come out like a cuckoo clock. it turns and sings at certain times a day. one wasnt working when i was there, but hopefully, it will when you see it!

Thank Lorina T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This 12th Century fountain, which resembles Gothic church tower, sits amid the bustling Main Marketplace (Hauptmarkt) and deserves a deliberate inspection. With its own water supply, the fountain is one of the oldest pipe-fed in the city. It is adorned with forty stone figures representing...More

Thank NeedPivo
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Der Schoene Brunnen is a fountain in the Hauptmarkt that is tall and wonderfully decorated. They say that if you turn 3 times the ring on its side, you will get luck !

Thank Raffaello P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This mediaeval fountain built like a Gothic cathedral stands in splendour just next to the market square. There is a story that one of the apprentices who built the fountain carved a perfect ring attached to one of the gates and if you can touch...More

Thank Jacqui M
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

It is exactly what it looks like. Sad I didnt see a bride and groom, but right in the corner of the hauptmarket so you cant miss it

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Nothing much to write about but you can see this place while taking the city tour. Its in the Old Town & is attractive..

Thank NityAnkur
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Best seen in the evening light when it catches the setting sun. Also less crowded then, allowing you to enjoy it.

Thank Barwickgreen
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

This is found in the old town square you can't miss if you are walking up to the castle you have to pass this attraction. People make a wish here there is a ring attached to the fencing and if you stand back and watch...More

Thank kiwi262016
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Interesting part of the main square, though often very crowded around it. Worth taking the time to look at this whilst visiting the square.

Thank 2wreckless
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

We were here in December for the Christkindlemarkt and the guilded fountain was decorated for Christmas. There were booths surrounding it so you couldn't get up close to spin the ring but is was so beautiful and so different from anything I have ever seen.

Thank NorCal-traveler08
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